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rampant use of antibiotics and sugar addiction has led to an epidemic known as Candidiasis or an overgrowth of yeast in the body,

Fatigue, headaches, mood swings, weight gain, allergies, joint and muscle pain, inflammation: these are just some of the signs that indicate you may unknowingly be suffering from a β€˜silent invader’ –Yeast/Candida.

The resulting imbalance can be a key factor in numerous health problems including chronic fatigue, food allergies, skin disorders, obesity, depression, digestive disorders, and other immune-related diseases. In The Body Ecology Diet: Recovering Your Health and Rebuilding Your Immunity(Hay House, 1st Aug 2011/Β£12.99), author Donna Gates reveals a groundbreaking programme for recovering your health with probiotic nutrition and simple dietary transitions that can profoundly impact your well-being.

β€œHealth begins in the digestive tract, rampant use of antibiotics and sugar addiction has led to an epidemic known as Candidiasis or an overgrowth of yeast in the body,” explains Gates. β€œMy program is designed to support imbalances in the system with a probiotic rich diet and supplements to improve your inner ecology.” Body Ecologyβ„’ emphasizes food and detoxification as the foundation for wellness. The resulting benefits are: greater energy, improved digestion, greater focus, a stronger immune system, weight loss and much more.”

Donna Gates is a leading expert in digestive health and has helped hundreds of thousands heal and improve their health. Dealing with her own health issues and frustrated with conventional medicine, she embarked on a long course of study into many different healing concepts, including ancient Chinese medicine, macrobiotics, raw foods, and mega-supplement therapy. Incorporating the most beneficial components of each concept resulted in the Body Ecology system of healing.

In the book, Donna reveals how to restore and maintain the β€˜inner ecology’ your body needs to function properly, and eliminate or control the symptoms that rob you of the joy of living. She emphasises simple yet important dietary transitions that can profoundly impact how you feel such as:

β€’ Drastically reducing your intake of carbohydrates and sugars
β€’ The addition of cultured/fermented foods, such as kefir, to your diet
β€’ Changing the quality of fats and oils you consume

The Body Ecology Diet is endorsed by many doctors, nutrition experts and even celebrities tout the benefits. According to actress Jessica Biel, β€œBody Ecology emphasizes the importance of what we put into our bodies and teaches a way of eating that makes me feel like I am in control of my health and in tune with my body’s intuitive needs. Cultured vegetables and coconut kefir have become essentials, not only in my home, but whenever I travel.”

In her book, Gates shows you, step-by-step, how to eat your way to better health and well-being deliciously, easily, and inexpensively. In this book, you will learn:

β€’ Basic eating principles to help you gain mastery over every health challenge you may encounter
β€’ How to create ideal digestive balance
β€’ Effective cleansing and detoxification methods to restore your system's harmony and support your liver
β€’ How to conquer sugar cravings
β€’ Tips for strengthening your immune system
β€’ Easy meal planning with dozens of delectable recipes, an array of menus, and detailed shopping lists
β€’ Strategies for dining out

The Body Ecology Diet: Recovering Your Health and Rebuilding Your Immunity
Published by Hay House, 1st August 2011, Β£12.99 pb and as an e-book.

In October 2011, Donna Gates will release The Baby Boomer Diet (Hay House) which incorporates the main principles of the Body Ecology philosophy for anti-aging and longevity.

For press enquiries and review copies please contact Jessica Crockett – or 020 8962 1248

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Donna Gates has a mission to change the way the world eats. Over the past 25 years, she has become one of the most beloved and respected authorities in the field of digestive health, diet and nutrition, enjoying a worldwide reputation as an expert in candida, adrenal fatigue, autism, auto-immune diseases, weight loss and anti-aging. As a nutritional consultant, author, and lecturer, she has helped hundreds of thousands of people overcome candidiasis and other immune-system disorders. Drawing on the best of modern medical science, ancient Chinese medicine, and naturopathy-combined with first-hand experience counseling clients, she created Body Ecologyβ„’, her own proven system of health and healing. Gates has also been a key figure in revolutionising the natural health industry by introducing and popularising stevia, coconut oil, kefir and probiotic nutrition.

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